This document describes the password requirements for user accounts created in the uwsads.wisconsin.edu Active Directory forest. These requirements were taken from the UW System Administrative Procedure 1030 draft policy.
- Minimum of 12 characters
- Contains 3 of the following 4 requirements: capital letter, lower case letter, number, and special character
- Cannot have been used as one of your last 99 passwords
- May not contain your user ID
- Must be changed at least once every 180 days
User accounts will become locked out for 30 minutes after 7 consecutive failed authentication attempts.